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The Tregurtha Log: relating the adventurous life of Captain Edward Primrose Tregurtha.   The Napoleonic Wars - The East India Company's China run - Whaling in the South Seas - Shipmaster to the Port Phillip District., SPROD, Dan (ed).
The Tregurtha Log: relating the adventurous life of Captain Edward Primrose Tregurtha. The Napoleonic Wars - The East India Company's China run - Whaling in the South Seas - Shipmaster to the Port Phillip District.
110.00 AUD

The Convict Ships 1787-1868., BATESON, Charles.
The Convict Ships 1787-1868.
55.00 AUD

The Lawson History of the America's Cup : a record of fifty years., THOMPSON, Winfield M. & Thomas W. Lawson.
The Lawson History of the America's Cup : a record of fifty years.
285.00 AUD

Masting and Rigging the Clipper Ship & Ocean Carrier. With authentic plans, working drawings and details of the nineteenth and twentieth century sailing ship., UNDERHILL, Harold A.
Masting and Rigging the Clipper Ship & Ocean Carrier. With authentic plans, working drawings and details of the nineteenth and twentieth century sailing ship.
45.00 AUD

Steel Boatbuilding : from plans to launching., COLVIN, Thomas E.
Steel Boatbuilding : from plans to launching.
25.00 AUD

A Voyage Round the World performed during the years 1790, 1791, and 1792, by Etienne Marchand, preceded by a historical introduction, and illustrated by charts etc.
85.00 AUD

Lure of the Southern Seas : the voyages of Dumont D'Urville 1826-1840., HUNT, Susan; Martin Terry & Nicholas Thomas.
Lure of the Southern Seas : the voyages of Dumont D'Urville 1826-1840.
25.00 AUD

Where Fate Beckons : the life of Jean-François de La Pérouse., DUNMORE, John.
Where Fate Beckons : the life of Jean-François de La Pérouse.
25.00 AUD

 

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Eyewitness. Titanic.
1 Eyewitness. Titanic.
New York DK Publishing 2004 
4to. 72pp, profusely illustrated in colour. Laminated papered boards. Tiny chip at head of half-title page, otherwise fine. ISBN 0756607329 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Huddart Parker : a famous Australasian shipping company, 1871-1961.
2 Huddart Parker : a famous Australasian shipping company, 1871-1961.
Caulfield South, Vic. Nautical Association of Australia Inc. 2008 
Completed by H.W. Dick, I.J. Farquhar and T.S. Stevens. xii, 236pp, well illustrated with black & white photographs. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0975689614 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Discovery of the Titanic., BALLARD, Dr. Robert D. with Rick Archbold.
3 BALLARD, Dr. Robert D. with Rick Archbold. The Discovery of the Titanic.
London/Toronto Hodder & Stoughton/Madison Press 1987 
Introduction by Walter Lord. Illustrations by Ken Marschall. Large 4to. 232pp, well illustrated in colour and black & white. Cloth-textured papered boards (trifling shelf rubbing on lower edges) with dustwrapper (light rubbing). Very good. ISBN 0340412658 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Adventures in Ocean Exploration : from the discovery of the Titanic to the search for Noah's flood.., BALLARD, Robert D.
4 BALLARD, Robert D. Adventures in Ocean Exploration : from the discovery of the Titanic to the search for Noah's flood..
Washington DC National Geographic Society 2001 
Large 4to. 288pp, profusely illustrated in colour. Synthetic cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0792279921 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Convict Ships 1787-1868., BATESON, Charles.
5 BATESON, Charles. The Convict Ships 1787-1868.
Glasgow Brown, Son & Ferguson 1985 0851741959 / 9780851741956 
Reprint of second (revised & best) edition. 8vo. 422pp, frontis and 13 plates. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0851741959 
Price: 55.00 AUD
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6 BATHAM, Tere. Cruising Japan to New Zealand : the voyage of the Sea Quest.
New York Sheridan House 2004 
x, 275pp, [2pp] publisher's advertisements, colour photographs, maps. Original cloth-backed papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 1574091824 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Journal of Post Captain Nicolas Baudin, Commander in Chief of the Corvettes Geographe and Naturaliste, assigned by order of the government to a voyage of discovery., BAUDIN, Nicolas.
7 BAUDIN, Nicolas. The Journal of Post Captain Nicolas Baudin, Commander in Chief of the Corvettes Geographe and Naturaliste, assigned by order of the government to a voyage of discovery.
Adelaide Libraries Board of South Australia 1974 
Translated from the French by Christine Cornell. Foreword by Jean-Paul Faivre. 610pp, frontis, map and chart. Green cloth, lettered in gilt (as issued, without dustwrapper); a trifle flecked. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 135.00 AUD
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Beken of Cowes : the America's Cup., Beken, Keith : introduction by Olin Stephens.
8 Beken, Keith : introduction by Olin Stephens. Beken of Cowes : the America's Cup.
London Harrap 1990 
Folio. 192pp, predominantly illustrations in b&w. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). A very good clean copy. Owner's name on half-title. ISBN 0002720779 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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Sea Gypsy., BLACK, Lesley.
9 BLACK, Lesley. Sea Gypsy.
Hobart Turton-Turner 1997 
First edition. 232pp, illustrations, maps. Soft covers, a trifle rubbed. Very good. ISBN 1876074043 ***The author's nine-year yacht cruise around the South Pacific. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Sea Gypsy., BLACK, Lesley.
10 BLACK, Lesley. Sea Gypsy.
Hobart Author 1997 
Revised reprint. 222pp, illustrations, maps. Soft covers. Very good. Signed by the author. ISBN 0646325655 ***The author's nine-year yacht cruise around the South Pacific. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Bligh Notebook : 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor' 28 April to 14 June 1789. With a draft list of Bounty mutineers., BLIGH, William (edited by John Bach).
11 BLIGH, William (edited by John Bach). The Bligh Notebook : 'Rough Account - Lieutenant Wm Bligh's Voyage in the Bounty's Launch from the Ship to Tofua & from thence to Timor' 28 April to 14 June 1789. With a draft list of Bounty mutineers.
Sydney Allen & Unwin/National Library of Australia 1987 
#392 of 500 numbered copies. Two volumes. [I] Facsimile of the notebook: 12mo. [viii], [108]pp, folding map. Bound in full morocco, gilt rules, spine label. Loosely inserted with this volume are three folding facsimile sheets recording the names and descriptions of the mutineers. [II]. Transcription: 8vo. xiv, 224pp, coloured frontispiece, 1 folding plan, 1 folding map, 1 folding illustration, 43 other illustrations, bibliography. Quarter morocco binding, spine lettering in gilt. The two volumes in green cloth-covered and silk-lined solander case, title label on upper board. A fine clean copy. 
Price: 275.00 AUD
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Account of the Mutiny on H.M. Ship Bounty : addressed to Sir Joseph Banks., BLIGH, William.
12 BLIGH, William. Account of the Mutiny on H.M. Ship Bounty : addressed to Sir Joseph Banks.
Malvern, Victoria Banks Society 2009 
Edited, with an Introduction and notes, by John Currey. 102pp, frontispiece and 15 illustrations (3 in colour), 3 track charts, 2 folding plans loosely inserted inside rear d/w flap. Soft covers with dustwrapper. Fine [new]. ISBN 0949586099 ***Bligh's own account of 'one of the most atrocious and consummate acts of piracy ever committed', sent from Batavia to his patron Banks. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Bligh's Narrative of the Mutiny on board H.M. Ship Bounty / Minutes of the Court Martial / Bligh's Answers to certain assertions / Edward Christian's short reply., BLIGH, William.
13 BLIGH, William. Bligh's Narrative of the Mutiny on board H.M. Ship Bounty / Minutes of the Court Martial / Bligh's Answers to certain assertions / Edward Christian's short reply.
Melbourne Georgian House for the Australiana Society 1952 
(The Australiana Facsimiles : Volume 2.) #971 of 1000 copies. 4to. [iv], iv, 88pp; [iv], 79pp; [ii], 31pp; 11pp. Black morocco-grained cloth with dustwrapper (spine faded, spine and edges silverfished, now in protective sleeve). Very good, in a good wrapper. 
Price: 200.00 AUD
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14 BONSOR, N.R.P. North Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger services linking the old world and the new.
Lancashire T. Stephenson & Sons 1955 
With a foreword by A.C. Hardy and illustrations by J.H. Isherwood. First edition. 639pp, coloured frontis & numerous illustrations (b&w photographs and drawings), endpaper maps, publisher's book mark (printed for this title, with fleet abbreviations) loosely inserted. Blue cloth, extremities lightly rubbed. Owner's name on blank verso of ffep. Good to very good. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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South Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger lines and liners from Europe to Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina., BONSOR, N.R.P.
15 BONSOR, N.R.P. South Atlantic Seaway : an illustrated history of the passenger lines and liners from Europe to Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina.
Jersey, Channel Islands Brookside 1983 
First edition. xxii, 526pp, illustrated, endpaper maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Two marks left by tape from a previous d/w covering on each free endpaper, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0905824067 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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White Wings. [I] Fifty years of sail in the New Zealand trade, 1850 to 1900. [II] The Founding of the Provinces and old-time shipping : passenger ships from 1840 to 1885., BRETT, Henry.
16 BRETT, Henry. White Wings. [I] Fifty years of sail in the New Zealand trade, 1850 to 1900. [II] The Founding of the Provinces and old-time shipping : passenger ships from 1840 to 1885.
Christchurch Capper Press 1976 
Facsimile edition. Two volumes (first published 1924 and 1928). 4to. 378 & 264pp (includes indexes), illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrappers (spine a little sunned). A very good clean set. ISBN 0589015176 
Price: 200.00 AUD
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Greycliffe : stolen lives., BREW, Steve.
17 BREW, Steve. Greycliffe : stolen lives.
Canberra Navarine Publishing 2003 
(Roebuck Society Title No. 58). Limited to 1200 copies. 212pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0975133101 ***The ferry Greycliffe was run down and sunk by the trans-Pacific Royal Mail Steamship Tahiti on the afternoon of 3 November 1927, in Sydney Harbour, with the loss of 40 lives. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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British 19th Century Marine Painting., BROOK-HART, Denys.
18 BROOK-HART, Denys. British 19th Century Marine Painting.
Woodbridge, Suffolk Antique Collectors Club 1978 
Second edition. 4to. 368pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth with dustwrapper (rubbed at head of spine, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Terra Linna : the history, recovery and reconstruction of Tasmania's oldest racing yacht., BROXAM, Graeme.
19 BROXAM, Graeme. Terra Linna : the history, recovery and reconstruction of Tasmania's oldest racing yacht.
Hobart Navarine Publishing 2017 
Compiled by Graeme Broxam on behalf of the Wooden Boat Guild of Tasmania. Third edition, with corrections and additions. 56pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued. Fine (new). ISBN 0975133179 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Bass Strait ferry 'City of Melbourne' : pioneer Australian screw steamship., BROXAM, Graeme.
20 BROXAM, Graeme. The Bass Strait ferry 'City of Melbourne' : pioneer Australian screw steamship.
Hobart Navarine Publishing 2008 
250 copies. 54pp, 15 illus (3 in colour), double-page map. Stapled in wrappers. Fine (new). Signed by the author. ISBN 0975133136 ***The in-depth story of the first screw steamship built in Australia, and the first purpose-built steamer on the ferry run across Bass Strait. She entered service at the beginning of the Victorian gold rush, and carried many prospective diggers from Tasmania (not a few of them 'Vandemonians', or ex-convicts). She went ashore on King Island in 1852, and although refloated did not return to this run, operating in NSW and Queensland instead, before being refitted as a sailing ship in 1858 and working the Pacific run until wrecked in 1873. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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